As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- n. the midday time, Sturl. ii. 199: in many local names, hádegis-varða, -bunga, denoting the point in the horizon under the hádegi.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᚼᛅᛏᛁᚴᛁᛋ-ᛋᚴᛁᛁᚦ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
Works & Authors cited:
- Sturlunga Saga. (D. I.)
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